The majority of adolescents worldwide do not meet current physical activity guidelines.
Running for physical fitness or recreation is associated with a 27% decrease in the risk for all-cause mortality, a study in the British Journal of Sports Medicine suggests.
Carbohydrate quality in diet may play a potential role in improvement of hepatic fat mass and ALT level in NAFLD.
Researchers assessed the benefits of aerobic treadmill-based physical fitness training compared with relaxation as a control intervention.
Higher cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with a lower risk for lung cancer incidence in former smokers and a reduced risk for cancer mortality in current smokers diagnosed with lung cancer.
Long-term use of calcium supplements is not associated with increased risk for development or progression of abdominal aortic calcification in older women.
Authors say more should be done to support weight loss early in diabetes trajectory.
Researchers set out to identify a threshold for activity in adults with lower extremity joint symptoms. We review their findings.
Oncologists have expressed concern that health promotion could distress or overwhelm cancer survivors.
Compared with the lowest quintiles of total animal protein intake and non-dairy animal protein intake, the highest quintiles were associated with a 16% and 14% increased risks of kidney stone formation, respectively, a study found. Findings are consistent with previous studies.
The AACE has produced a position statement addressing population-specific challenges and practical steps for clinicians with regard to diabetes care for African Americans, Latinx/Hispanics, Asian Americans, and Native Americans.
The use of a smartphone-based progressive muscle relaxation was found to be associated with a reduction in monthly headache days and depression scores in patients with migraine.
Vitamins and supplements sold at CVS Pharmacy will now go through third party testing to verify the accuracy of the dietary ingredients listed on the packaging and to confirm that the product is free of certain additives.
A workplace wellness program improves certain self-reported health behaviors but does not impact clinical measures of health or health care spending.
Taking at least 20 minutes per day to leisurely walk or sit in a place that makes you feel in contact with nature can significantly lower stress hormone levels.
Older adults who spend more time on leisure-time physical activity — even those adults who have been sedentary throughout adulthood — may experience a lower risk of mortality.
Engaging with media while exercising may provide important motivation for those who are exercise-averse.
Healthcare interventions should assess the multiple layers of a person’s life, rather than simply classifying marginalized groups as vulnerable.
As the global population grows, food sustainability and its effect on public health becomes even more important.
Watching episodes of the television medical drama House resulted in a significant shift in perceptions of obesity among medical students.